Losing Faith by Denise Jaden
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Missing out on a movie opportunity with my dance troupe.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My curly hair or my smile.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Raising my son.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. The Joker (RIP, Heath Ledger)
September 08, 2010When people hear that the title of my book is Losing Faith, the first question I often field is whether or not it is a religious book. Well, no, it’s not. But to me, at least, the book does have spiritual themes and a double entendre with the title.
Even though I’m from a Bible-belt community, I did not grow up in the church. I had a fairly regular group of friends at school, but my best friend lived across the country in Colorado. Before the world of e-mail, we wrote each other long handwritten letters, filled with every little detail from our daily lives. But when a long stretch passed without a letter from my friend, I started to... see more